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  • Ground announcer denies using accent for Monty Panesar 02-12-2013 03:22 PM

    Sydney: A ground announcer stood down for allegedly pronouncing England bowler Monty Panesar's name with an Indian accent has denied doing so, and said he would be seeking clarification from Cricket Australia. Cricket Australia said on Saturday that it deemed the conduct of the PA announcer at the Alice Springs...
  • Bihar government pioneered 'toilets first' slogan: Nitish 20-11-2013 11:40 AM

    Patna: In an apparent reference to Narendra Modi's 'toilets first, temples later' remark, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said the Bihar government had pioneered the slogan in 2007. "Officials popularised the concept among the people, but some people are now talking about toilet first and temple later," he...
  • George Bailey nears Test debut as Australia announce Ashes squad 12-11-2013 08:35 AM

    Brisbane: George Bailey will make his Test debut, likely batting at No. 6, in the Australian line-up for the opening Ashes match against England, while fast bowler Mitchell Johnson replaces Mitchell Starc. Shane Watson is also in the 12-man Australia squad named on Tuesday, despite a hamstring injury which may...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 04-10-2013 11:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Election Commission announces poll dates for five states 04-10-2013 09:55 PM

    Five states - Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi and Mizoram - will go to polls between November 11 and December 4. The counting of the votes in all the five states will take place on December 8. With the announcement of the election schedule, the model code of conduct has...
  • One day on, Bartoli has 'no regrets' about retirement 16-08-2013 10:22 AM

    Cincinnati: Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli said she was having no second thoughts about her shock decision to retire from tennis and was looking forward to starting a new chapter in her life. Bartoli, 28, stunned the tennis world 12 hours earlier when she left the court after a second-round defeat...
  • Mumbai airport stops announcement system to cut noise pollution 22-04-2013 09:38 AM

    Mumbai: The oft-heard boarding announcements that would alert passengers at airports about the departure of their flights, is now a thing of the past at Mumbai's domestic airport. Departing private airline passengers at the airport will now have to rely on large display screens put up throughout the airport to...
  • Facebook's new feature: Graph Search 16-01-2013 09:54 AM

    Facebook has launched a new search engine called Graph Search that allows users to search anything their friends have shared. ...
  • VVS Laxman - a cultured man with cultured strokeplay

    Reverse Swing |  Suresh Menon
    There was a vulnerability about VVS Laxman's batsmanship, a delicacy, that somehow enhanced the brilliance of his strokeplay. It made him the most loved of...

  • Did Pietersen quit because of ECB? 01-06-2012 02:48 PM

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  • Enough of Samsung Galaxy S III rumours

    Uncoiled |  Ankit Tuteja
    Samsung, rumours are rife, come out now. This is what people want from Samsung now. Believe it or not, but now is the right time...

  • RGV announces film on 26/11 terror attack 13-12-2011 06:14 PM

    New Delhi: When Ram Gopal Varma visited the Taj Mahal Palace and Tower Hotel soon after the 26/11 terror attacks, it was speculated he would make a film on the incident. The news is confirmed now. Varma has tentatively titled his film '26/11', and he aims to capture the "behind-the-scenes"...
  • Celina Jaitley announces marriage on Twitter 29-08-2011 07:32 PM

    New Delhi: Celina Jaitley announced her marriage to hotelier Peter Haag on Twitter over the weekend. Rumours of their possible union was doing the rounds of Bollywood for quite a while " some rumours are true then! Celina tweeted - "Beloved tweeple. ..With great pleasure I would like to announce...
  • Hosni Mubarak moves assets to Gulf states 14-02-2011 04:01 PM

    New York: Ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has reportedly moved his family assets from European banks to institutions in Gulf region after Swiss authorities took steps to freeze his foreign accounts. "We're aware of some urgent conversations within the Mubarak family about how to save these assets," a senior intelligence...
  • US: sudden fame for homeless man 07-01-2011 10:54 AM

    The former radio announcer took the internet by storm and is now getting job offers from all over the world. ...
  • iGate cancels announcement of deal with Patni 03-01-2011 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: IT firm iGate on Monday said it has called off announcement of its "significant corporate development", where it was expected to notify its deal for buying 63 per cent stake in Patni Computer Systems. "The significant corporate development that was set to be announced on Monday is off,"...
  • PM declares Rs 25000 cr for agriculture 29-05-2007 08:48 PM

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  • Tony Blair to step down on June 27 10-05-2007 05:30 PM

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  • National Film Awards in a 'fix' again 09-05-2007 01:43 AM

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